Colin Evans

Colin Evans

Position: Scrumhalf

Born 20/11/1936
Died 23/11/1982
Place Of Birth Blaenavon

Blaenavon born Colin Played in 1956 (Runners-up) & 1957 (Winners) Snellings teams. Left Newport end 1957 after losing place to Brian Scrivens to join Pontypool where won cap Jan 1960 vs E (L6-14). At Pontypool he displaced Billy Watkins who then joined Newport and won Welsh cap. Played for Blaenavon, Tredeger. Turned professional and went North.

Deceased.

Newport RFC record : 1955/6-1957/8 : 60 apps / 5t / 1dg.

Playing Summary
  Season P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  1955/1956 32 26 1 5 3 0 0 0 9  
  1956/1957 26 17 2 7 2 0 0 1 9  
  1957/1958 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0  
  Total 60 43 3 14 5 0 0 1 18  

Click on a season for a match by match breakdown.

  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  03/09/1955 Penarth SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 3  
  10/09/1955 Bristol Rugby SH 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 11  
  08/10/1955 Blackheath SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 32 - 3  
  15/10/1955 Gloucester Rugby SH 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 11  
  22/10/1955 Wasps SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 11  
  29/10/1955 Scarlets SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 0  
  05/11/1955 Rosslyn Park SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 6  
  12/11/1955 Cardiff SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 0  
  19/11/1955 Cambridge University SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 8  
  26/11/1955 London Welsh SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 14  
  03/12/1955 Bristol Rugby SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 0  
  10/12/1955 Scarlets SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 6  
  17/12/1955 Harlequins SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 3  
  24/12/1955 Abertillery SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 0  
  26/12/1955 Watsonians SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 24 - 0  
  31/12/1955 Plymouth Albion SH 1 0 0 0 3 W 27 - 3  
  07/01/1956 Penarth SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 5  
  14/01/1956 Swansea SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  21/01/1956 Coventry SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  28/01/1956 Richmond SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 0  
  09/02/1956 South African Universities SH 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 6  
  11/02/1956 Leicester Tigers SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 10 - 3  
  18/02/1956 Cardiff SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  03/03/1956 Cardiff SH 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 10  
  17/03/1956 Aberavon SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 3  
  31/03/1956 Birkenhead Park SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 5  
  03/04/1956 Barbarians SH 1 0 0 0 3 W 14 - 3  
  07/04/1956 Neath SH 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 3  
  14/04/1956 Plymouth Albion SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 11  
  17/04/1956 Exeter Chiefs SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 0  
  21/04/1956 Ebbw Vale SH 1 0 0 0 3 W 19 - 6  
  30/04/1956 Cross Keys SH 0 0 0 0 0 D 11 - 11  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  01/09/1956 Penarth SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 3  
  08/09/1956 Bristol Rugby SH 0 0 0 1 3 W 9 - 3  
  15/09/1956 Neath SH 1 0 0 0 3 W 11 - 8  
  22/09/1956 Swansea SH 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  29/09/1956 Leicester Tigers SH 1 0 0 0 3 W 22 - 3  
  06/10/1956 Cardiff SH 0 0 0 0 0 D 6 - 6  
  13/10/1956 Blackheath SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 3  
  20/10/1956 Gloucester Rugby SH 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 8  
  27/10/1956 Wasps SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 0  
  10/11/1956 Cardiff SH 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 6  
  14/11/1956 Cambridge University SH 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 14  
  17/11/1956 Cross Keys SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 18 - 0  
  24/11/1956 London Welsh SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 3  
  01/12/1956 Bristol Rugby SH 0 0 0 0 0 L 8 - 19  
  15/12/1956 Harlequins SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 3  
  22/12/1956 Plymouth Albion SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 31 - 0  
  29/12/1956 Scarlets SH 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 15  
  09/03/1957 Wasps SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 0  
  16/03/1957 Rosslyn Park SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 6  
  20/03/1957 Ebbw Vale SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 0  
  23/03/1957 Scarlets SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 8  
  28/03/1957 Ebbw Vale SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 8  
  30/03/1957 Gloucester Rugby SH 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 12  
  08/04/1957 Devonport Services SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  22/04/1957 London Welsh SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 0  
  23/04/1957 Barbarians SH 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 8  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  07/09/1957 Penarth SH 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 12  
  12/09/1957 Ranji Walker’s XV SH 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 3  
  Team P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  Wales 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0  

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